Mark Chilla

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  • Username: mchilla
  • Production Director
  • Role: Host: Station-Based

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The Girl From Ipanema: Astrud Gilberto (59:00)
From: WFIU

An hour-long special highlighting the music of Brazilian jazz singer Astrud Gilberto, known for such songs as "Corcovado (Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars)" and "The Girl From Ipanema."
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The Great French Songbook (59:00)
From: WFIU

An hour of the jazz standards of France. We’ll hear songs written in French, songs with a certain French flair, and some songs written about Paris, sung by Nat King Cole, ...
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A Very Crooner Christmas! (59:00)
From: WFIU

An Afterglow Christmas special, featuring some familiar standards for Christmas, performed by some jazz and pop crooners, like Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra, Rosemary Clooney, ...
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The Great American Songbook Blacklist (A Labor Day Special) (59:00)
From: WFIU

A special perfect for Labor Day! The Hollywood Blacklist didn’t only affect the film industry. On this show, we look at the repercussions it had for working musicians in the ...
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AG 20-28: João Gilberto: The Father of Bossa Nova, 7/6/2020 (59:00)
From: WFIU

In Brazil, singer and guitarist João Gilberto was known as “O Mito,” the legend, and the man who invented the bossa nova sound. This week, I’ll pay tribute to Gilberto, who ...